Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Lens Compared to the Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM Lens

SpecificationsSigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art LensSony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM Lens
  Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Lens Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM Lens
Year Introduced20202016
Mounts OnFull FrameFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups15/1111/8
Angle of View: Diagonal28.6º29°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/1.4-16 f/1.4-16
Number of Aperture Blades 11 11
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 22.2 oz  (630g) 28.9 oz  (820g)
Actual Weight 22.1 oz  (627g) 28.8 oz  (815g)
Lens Hood Weight 2.5 oz  (71g) 1.9 oz  (55g)
In-Use Weight 24.6 oz  (698g) 30.7 oz  (870g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.26 x 3.7”  (82.8 x 94.1mm) 3.52 x 4.23”  (89.5 x 107.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.3 x 3.97”  (84 x 100.8mm) 3.5 x 4.41”  (88.8 x 112mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 4.41”  (112mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 4.01 x 2.3”  (101.9 x 58.5mm) 3.94 x 1.89”  (100 x 48mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 5.96 - 4.01”  (151.5 - 101.9mm) 6.13 - 6.13”  (155.8 - 155.8mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 1.26”  (31.9mm) 1”  (25.5mm)
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ► 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type Stepping Motor SSM
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 1260° 127°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type N N
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 33.46”  (850mm) 31.5”  (800mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 30.31”  (770mm) 31.42”  (798mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.12x 0.12x
 
Features  
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / LH828-02 Buy ► Y / ALC-SH142 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? Y / Padded Nylon Y /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 85mm = 9.96' 85mm = 9.66'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 85mm = 3037mm 85mm = 2943mm
 
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